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By Patty Wellborn on January 25, 2017
A UBC researcher says bridges built to meet current Canadian safety codes are being ‘overbuilt’ and may still suffer extensive damages after a major earthquake.
By Patty Wellborn on January 23, 2017
Two homes, built side-by-side, will be officially opened Wednesday as part of the ongoing Wilden Living Lab research project.
By Christine Zeindler on January 23, 2017
Teachers from across the Okanagan Valley will spend a day participating in an interactive coding activity on UBC’s Okanagan campus. Computer coding is the digital language used to program websites, and is a part of the Applied Design, Skills and Technologies curriculum, launched in September 2015.
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By Patty Wellborn on January 20, 2017
Faculty of Management students from UBC Okanagan’s campus earned a podium finish at JDC West, one of Western Canada’s largest business competitions.
By Patty Wellborn on January 18, 2017
Artists interested in UBC Okanagan’s visual arts program are invited to attend a series of Creative Day workshops on campus.
By Christine Zeindler on January 13, 2017
When we teach youth their responsibility to help others who are less fortunate, especially by taking part in international humanitarian volunteering, are we really helping?
By Christine Zeindler on January 11, 2017
Just one session of interval weight-training can decrease the risk of Type 2 diabetes complications, according to a UBC Okanagan study. This is encouraging news for those starting the New Year with good intentions.
By Christine Zeindler on January 9, 2017
An investment of $50,000 from the Southern Interior Development Initiative Trust (SIDIT) to UBC’s Okanagan campus will give regional companies access and financial support to the best and brightest of young talent—UBC Okanagan co-op students.